A 17-year-old has been arrested and accused of planning an ISIS-inspired mass shooting spree at a North Texas mall. Federal investigators said Matin Azizi-Yarand was planning to attack Stonebriar Centre in Frisco later this month. According to his arrest warrant affidavit, he sent more than $1,400 to others to buy weapons and tactical gear. And he allegedly wrote a plan to spread his “Message to America” to explain the reason for his attack.
“This is a message for America and any other country that is fighting Islam and slaughtering the Muslims with their fighter jets and other such weaponry,” the message said in part. Azizi-Yarand discussed his deadly plans with a confidential FBI source. He talked about the number of people he could kill by simply firing into the crowd and possibly setting stores on fire, according to the affidavit. READ MORE